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David Biegeleisen, Innovation Officer at the Swiss Embassy in Israel, speaks with Fabio Campanile, the global head of science & technology, taste & wellbeing at Givaudan, the world’s largest flavours and fragrances company. This episode brings to life Givaudan’s mission, how the company cooperates with innovators in Israel and around the globe and how they dealt with the unique circumstances presented by the Covid-19 pandemic.
David Biegeleisen, Innovation Officer at the Swiss Embassy in Israel, speaks to Dr. Eyal Zimlichman, the head of ARC (Deputy Director General, Chief Medical Officer, and Chief Innovation Officer at Sheba Medical Center), about fast-paced medical innovations during the pandemic that has allowed the Israelis to go back to an “almost normal” life.
Arnab Bhattacharya, Chair of Science Communication & Public Outreach at TIFR Mumbai, speaks with Sebastien Hug, CEO swissnex India, about Chai & Why – his science-cafe style initiative, and how Covid-19 has impacted the process of science communication.
Roland Sigrist, Executive Director of Cybathlon, talks to Sebastien Hug, CEO of swissnex India about Cybathlon 2020 and his impressions of assistive device technologies emerging from Asia.
Sebastien Monnet, the Science Counsellor at the Embassy of Switzerland in Australia, speaks to Quantum Computing expert from UNSW Sydney, Gilles Buchs, on the vibrant quantum research ecosystem in Australia and the potential for Swiss-Australian collaboration in quantum computing.
Laurence Glass-Haller, Science Counsellor at the Embassy of Switzerland in Singapore discusses the island nation’s booming fintech ecosystem and its similarities with Zurich with Jonas Thürig, Head of F10 Accelerator, Singapore.
David Biegeleisen, Innovation Officer at the Swiss Embassy in Israel, converses with Daniel Roditi from Miron Capotal on the impact of COVID-19 on venture capital investments into high-tech startups in Israel.